Ed was head coach at West Allis Central from 1956 to 1975. Before that he worked with the wrestling program at North High School in Omaha, Nebraska. He was a charter member of the Wisconsin Wrestling Coaches Association and served as it's Secy./Treas.
He is also a charter member of the Milwaukee Suburban Wrestling Coaches Association and severed as their Secy.-Treas. and Historian. Also, he holds memberships to the National Wrestling Coaches Assoc., WISC. AAU Wrestling Committee, United States Wrestling Federation and Wisconsin Weigh-in Club.
He served as Secy. of the WIAA Wrestling Rules Advisory Committee from 1966 - 1969. He was a guest speaker on occasion, and assisted in the last two Olympic trials at UW-Madison. He has also been associated with the Jr. Olympic Wrestling Program in the Milwaukee area, and is Co-Director of the West Allis 16 team invitational Wrestling Tournament.
Ed is a recipient of the 20-year service award presented by the Wisconsin Wrestling Coaches Association.
As a Coach, his teams won 91 of the 228 matches they wrestled. While not a winning record, the results are still the same, to be an influential part of a boy becoming a man.